March 19, 2018

Wild Huts Photo Gallery

Our first spring camp of the year brought us all kinds of springtime magic. From rain and cold to sunshine and daffodils, we had it all! Not even the unpredictable weather could dampen the spirits of our wild hut-builders. We worked together to build two awesome shelters, made a fire, and even tried some pine […]

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January 12, 2018

Keeper of the Fire Photo Gallery

The art of fire-making is a great way to build skills, confidence, and a sense of responsibility. In this short but exciting camp, we spent a couple of wintry days together practicing our fire techniques, playing games, and exploring the frozen Eno River. We worked with primitive and friction fire methods like flint and steel […]

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January 10, 2018

Winter Village Photo Gallery

Our first camp of 2018 truly lived up to its name! With sub-freezing temps and even some snow to play in by the end of the week, West Point on the Eno became a winter wonderland for us to explore. This week our campers braved the cold as we constructed our forest fort village, played […]

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January 2, 2018

Eno Winter Explorer Photo Gallery

During our Eno Winter Explorer Camp we roamed the forest in search of adventure, friendship, and laughter, and ended up finding plenty of each. This week’s highlights included rambling through some of the less-traveled-to sections of the park, finding salamanders, making stick & leaf boats, and roasting doughboys over a camp fire with homemade butter! […]

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December 7, 2017

Earth Art Photo Gallery

Our Earth Art campers had a delightful week exploring artistic wonders of the natural world at Harris Lake County Park. They experimented with using different bits of nature like pine needles and pinecones to create paintings, sculptures, mobiles, forts, and more. Some even made a miniature island nation using all natural materials. We learned about […]

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December 7, 2017

Spooky Shenanigans Photo Gallery

Our campers had a frightfully fun week out at Harris Lake County Park, doing everything from building monsters to learning about fire to finding native critters! We kicked off the week with some gardening work at Schoolhouse of Wonder’s adopted garden where campers and counselors worked with park staff to tend a small plot. We […]

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